About this property
Close to Inverness, this cottage is great for touring or enjoying golf and fishing whilst on holiday.. "River views and a wealth of glorious countryside combine to make this a wonderful setting for lovers of the great outdoors..."
Perfect for a relaxing break, Ness Castle Estate lies in the heart of magnificent game fishing and golfing country, and with lovely walking on the doorstep, it is an ideal location for nature lovers and sporting enthusiasts alike. River Lodge (ref SYYA) is a magnificent, detached, ‘Colorado’-style lodge providing complete relaxation and seclusion for larger parties. For smaller parties, Weir Cottage (ref SXXS) and Red Squirrel Lodge (ref SYYB) are single storey and adjoin one another, whilst spacious Ghillie’s Lodge (ref SYYC) and Benula Lodge (ref SYYM) stand detached. All have river views and are just minutes away from the city of Inverness.
Your Ness Castle Lodges experience can be augmented with personalised beauty treatments with their specially appointed therapist. Take time out to enjoy a full day of pampering, or book a morning session to set you up for the day. From facials and Swedish massage to relaxation techniques, eyelash tinting and more treatments like Hopi Ear Candles, a spa session - or two! More information on what’s on offer is available on arrival.
Culloden Battlefield, Cawdor Castle, Loch Ness cruises and dolphin spotting on the Moray Firth are among the myriad of delights within easy reach. For those wishing to explore a little further afield the magical Isle of Skye, visiting the beautiful, romantic Eilean Donan Castle on the way, or a leisurely boat trip to the Orkney Isles which offer beautiful, rugged scenery with an abundance of wildlife and many archaeological sites make great days out. Whisky lovers can visit one of the many distilleries on the famous Strathspey Whisky Trail, sampling some of the finest whiskies in Scotland. At nearby Inverness, visitors will find a wealth of historic and cultural attractions as well as good shopping, bars and restaurants. Salmon fishing, by arrangement is 1 mile. For those wishing to explore a little further, day trips to the Orkney Isles, Isle of Skye and Glencoe are possible. Beach 16 miles. Shop 1 mile, pub 2½ miles.. 7 steps to entrance. All on the ground floor.
Open plan living space.
Living area: With wood burner, Freeview TV, DVD player, CD player, iPod dock and French doors leading to decked terrace.
Kitchen area: With cooker, microwave, fridge, dishwasher and washer/dryer.
Bedroom 1: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request) and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With kingsize bed and en-suite with shower over bath, and toilet (also accessed from hallway).. Oil central heating and logs for wood burner included. Freezer available on request. Small patio to side and rear with garden furniture and barbecue. Decked terrace. Bike store available on request. Private parking for 2 cars. This property has a security deposit of £500.. Electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Welcome pack. 30-acre landscaped and wooded grounds with garden furniture (shared). No smoking. Visit Scotland 5 Star. Please note: There is an unfenced river in the grounds, 100 yards.